Manager, External Reporting in Fort Lauderdale, FL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

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Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Less than 5 years

Posted 57 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Summary:

Responsible for financial external reporting, as well as acquisitions and divestitures.

Organizational Relationships:

The position coordinates with various corporate departments including Consolidations, Corporate Accounting, Planning, Treasury, IT, Corporate Real Estate, Corporate Development, Legal, and External Auditors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual financial reports to be filed with the SEC, including MD&A, financial statements, and accompanying footnotes, and other supplemental information; and ensure such reports comply with GAAP and SEC reporting standards
  • Review preparation of supporting workpapers for financial statement footnote disclosures and MD&A disclosures and ensure SOX compliance
  • Review various quarterly analyses including EPS calculation, stock-based compensation, and inventory valuation reserve calculations
  • Oversee acquisition and divestiture accounting for newly acquired and divested stores, including analysis, journal entries, and related account reconciliations and rollforwards
  • Ensure compliance with the SEC's XBRL mandate
  • Assist in audit process through the preparation of schedules and communications with external auditors
  • Maintain thorough knowledge and understanding and stay abreast of changes to GAAP and SEC rules and regulations
  • Research and evaluate technical accounting issues and the related impact to the company's financial statements and prepare related technical accounting memorandums
  • Monitor, update, and implement accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with preparation of various deliverables for Audit Committee
  • Perform special accounting projects as assigned

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree in accounting
  • Minimum of 3-4 years related work experience
  • Strong understanding of financial statements and footnote disclosures
  • Solid current working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and SEC regulations
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)

Qualifications Preferred:

  • 3-4 years of public accounting experience
  • Hyperion and Essbase systems experience
  • Experience with public company/SEC reporting
  • Workiva (WebFilings) experienc

Valid Through: 2019-9-17